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Naturalization Index - WWI Soldiers

Records: 18,303 · Complete: 100%

Typed index cards with names, dates of naturalization, court numbers, and certificate numbers of soldiers in WWI whose naturalizations were facilitated so they could serve in the U.S. Armed Forces. The Declaration of Intention requirement was typically waived to speed up the process. Many soldiers filed petitions and were naturalized in the same day. Courts were often located at military bases. Browse the index by a soldier's last name, or search by given name, surname, base name, or court number.

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Example Records

Naturalization Index for August Fiel
Naturalization Index for August Fiel
Naturalization Index for Matteo Iafallo
Naturalization Index for Matteo Iafallo

Source Information

"Index to Naturalizations of World War I Soldiers, 1918" database with images Fold3 ( accessed September 17, 2021)

Publication Title
Naturalization Index - WWI Soldiers
Total Records
18,303 · Complete: 100%
Content Source
The National Archives logoThe National Archives
Publication Number
Record Group
Published on Fold3
16 Jul 2007
Last Updated
12 Dec 2008
NARA M1952. Index cards for locating naturalization records for soldiers serving in the U.S. Armed Forces during World War I, specifically the year 1918.